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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceFlorida
County/ParishPalm Beach
LocalityAbandoned Shell Pits On Indiantown Road (sr 706) 6 Mi W Of Jupiter.
Latitude26.9427777778
Longitude-80.18361111
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number57188
Collected ByChristensen, Robert; Et Al.
Date Collected1961-04-02

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The UF Fish Collection, dating to 1917, contains 214,205 lots and 2,300,803 specimens. Included are representatives of 8,250 species from 400 families. The collection includes 93 primary types and approximately 1,600 lots of secondary types representing 563 species. Also in the collection are 5,825 specimens of disarticulated and articulated skeletons representing 875 species. Especially notable are historic collections of large and important marine fishes as well as rapidly growing collections of freshwater fishes from Southeast Asia. In 2006, the museum expanded its program to archive frozen tissue samples with a newly established UF Genetic Resources Collection. Tissues of fishes are stored in -20ºC freezers and number 4,150 samples of 900 species. All specimens and tissues are databased online and available for loan.

Contacts

Name Rob Robins
RoleIchthyology Collection Manager
Emailrhrobins@flmnh.ufl.edu
Name Rob Robins
RoleIchthyology Collection Manager
Emailrhrobins@flmnh.ufl.edu
Name Rob Robins
RoleIchthyology Collection Manager
Emailrhrobins@flmnh.ufl.edu
Name Rob Robins
RoleIchthyology Collection Manager
Emailrhrobins@flmnh.ufl.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameGambusia holbrooki
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderCyprinodontiformes
FamilyPoeciliidae
GenusGambusia
Specific Epithetholbrooki
Specimen
Catalog Number57188
Other Catalog NumbersFSU 7188
PreparationsEtOH - 28
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID5AEC3886-F5F4-4916-BDCD-87A0F12CF32C
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByChristensen, Robert; et al.
Field NumberRC4-261-2
Date Collected1961-04-02
Year1961
Month4
Day2
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceFlorida
CountyPalm Beach
Higher GeographyPalm Beach, Florida, USA, North America
ContinentNorth America
LocalityAbandoned shell pits on Indiantown Road (SR 706) 6 mi W of Jupiter.
Decimal Latitude26.9427777778
Decimal Longitude-80.1836111100
Other
Modified1990-08-09 00:00:00.0
ID5AEC3886-F5F4-4916-BDCD-87A0F12CF32C
dwc:eventRemarksCollected by RF Christensen, W Blodgett, & CJ Curry.
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